Oilcloth, also known as enameled cloth or (in England) American cloth, was close
-woven cotton duck or linen cloth with a coating of boiled linseed oil to make it ...
Sparky asked about making oil cloth so here goes. There are lots of recipes
available but most of them do not work well. This recipe works and ...
www.palmettobattalion.org/Oilcloth and Painted Accouterments.pdf
There are many different recipes for both "period accurate" oilcloth and for a
modern version that ... same, but without some of the problems of the 1850's
i followed this recipe damn near exactly. got 6 pounds (didnt use it all) ... oilcloth
cannot be beat. goretex is better waterproof but it aint gonna ...
Jul 3, 2009 ... Why do they call it "oil"cloth? Probably because the recently advertised "real
oilcloth" that is all the rage is made from cotton fabric covered with ...
I want to share an easy recipe to make your own oilcloth dressing like Otter Wax
or Duck Back.I use two parts bee's wax, two parts paraffin wax and one part ...
Recreating old techniques for boiled linseed oil and oilcloth. ... Following the
recipe in Bill Knight's book, I produced small batches of both manganese and ...
Jun 10, 2015 ... DIY Oilcloth recipe for haversack ... How Waterproof Is Oilcloth? ... Homemade
Bed Sheet Oil Cloth Tarp PT 2 (Waterproofing) - Duration: 12:25.
Oct 1, 2014 ... I'm familiar with the smell of treated oil cloth, having camped in oil cloth tents ....
for a hooded jacket and I hit up google to find an oilskin recipe.
This site has some great oilcloth recipes from the civil war, but all ... I have found
thru research on making an oil cloth that if it stiffens up a little ...